Tag Archive: productivity

Aug 17 2016

6 things to consider if you are planning to take MOOCs

MOOCs (Massive Open Online Courses) are all the rage, but they are not for everyone. Here are six things to consider. In our busy lives that demand that we continue growing and developing professionally, Massive Open Online Courses (MOOCs) can be a godsend. ¬†MOOCs are online courses that support virtually unlimited participation . Typically, they …

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Jul 27 2016

Should mobile/cell phones be banned in the workplace?

Increasingly organisations are banning mobile/cellular phones in the workplace. Here we discuss a few of arguments for and against banning those devices It is a growing trend in developed countries: organisations are banning, or at the very least restricting, the use of mobile/cellular phones in the workplace. In some organisations, smartphones are banned, but employees …

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May 20 2016

ICT entrepreneurship for social impact

In recognition of  World Telecommunication and Information Society Day, a brief discussion on designing businesses that have have social impact, which focus on Sustainable Development Goals. At the best of times, starting a successful business is fraught with challenges. Creating a social enterprise, which at the very least is self-sustaining, is considerably difficult. However, to …

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May 06 2016

3 country considerations when trying to get more local content online

Many Caribbean countries would like their citizens to make more local content available on the Internet. However, what does that mean, and what could be a first step to achieve that goal? From time to time, politicians and policymakers across the region call for more local content to be created and made available online. Those …

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Apr 29 2016

5 health tips that can improve the quality of your life

Although technology has made our lives easier, ¬†increasingly we are dying of non-communicable diseases, often precipitated by lifestyle choices. Here are five health tips that can improve the quality of your life . Without a doubt, we in the Caribbean are not as healthy as we should be. According to the World Health Organisation (WHO) …

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